Father Of Shot Teen Charged With Assault
Queensland police have laid assault charges against the father of a 16-year-old shot by officers on 14 February.
Police say the 43-year-old assaulted his son during the disturbance at the Springfield home. The teenager was shot when he allegedly lunged at police with a knife.
The man has been charged with three counts of assault occasioning bodily harm and is scheduled to appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on Friday.